3 Jul WE’VE all heard the dodgy old joke about Ben Dover and Phil McCracken. Potty, Fartwell and Knob has 86 ratings and 9 reviews. Sketchbook said: Who wants to read The Constipations? Or hunker down with The Hard Bones? Gi. The first ever book to document the unusual, hilarious, silly and downright ridiculous names that have existed in Britain in the last millennium.
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I always thought that Studley Goodfuck had a nice ring to it. I find myself laughing out loud quite often, and my wife and I have actually taken turns reading aloud from pltty to each other. Even though the book is just a list of names, it is the sort of thing that, once you pick it up and start browsing, you can’t really put it down until you’ve spent far more time with it than you had originally planned.
This book is a real gem, filled with genuine British names drawn from various historical and contemporary sources such adn parish registers, national censuses, legal documents, phone books, wills, and newspapers.
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Potty, Fartwell and Knob by Russell Ash – book review
His extensive research work encompasses biographical studies and genealogy. One must always think of others Russell Ash is best known for his annual ‘The Top Ten of Everything’ and other popular reference works, but he is also the author of numerous humour titles.
The result is a fun book to be dipped into, fargwell something you might read as a continuous narrative. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Wnd Music Stream millions of songs.
My friend brought a copy of this book into work and we laughed for hours. I just can’t help wondering how much we could get out of these names, when we’re asked for our names in Shops, by those kleptomaniacs, or on the phone, or filling in forms. Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: It features an incredible and diverse range of totally genuine names, potyy everything from body parts Dick Brainsex Matilda Suckcockillness Barbaray Headache and toilet functions Peter Piddle to food Hazel Nuttanimals Minty Badger and places Phila Delphia.
Claire rated it it was amazing Mar 20, Media Test New media New comments Search media. To mix things up a bit, author Russel Ash has divided the names into categories: East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.
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His extensive research work encompasses biographical studies and genealogy. Always makes me laugh and makes me feel better about being called Mrs Titt. This is very typical of the sort of book that I’m reading at the moment.
Or hunker down with “The Hard Bones”? With an Introduction by John Miller. Even though the book is just a list of names, it is the sort of thing that, once you pick it up and start browsing, you can’t really put it down until you’ve spent far more time with it than you had originally planned.
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Potty, Fartwell and Knob
Unlike the reviewer, who must read it from cover to cover, most readers will simply dip into this book. To learn more about Amazon Sponsored Fartdell, click here. The names that people have been given in the past are now able to raise a smile, a giggle, or even occasionally a guffaw.
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